meteorologist ginger zee. and as we've been saying here, the major threat tonight, the winds. >> right. and that is going to subside only a little as we get into the start of the work week. i have to show you, david, the real problem is going to be the heat and, of course, the dry conditions. it's going to be even hotter and drier as we start this week in that part of california. >> also, the flooding and the heat you're watching as we turn to another week. >> right. huge headlines coming out. and we've got flash flooding that's happening right now in the southwest. you can see, some pictures, fresh in from near needles, california, where u.s. 95 meets highway 40, i-40, it had to shut down in both ways because of all that rain. greater than a half inch in just 15 minutes. i have to show you, it's not over. and this is a two-day event here. really mostly tonight into early tomorrow, you could get two-plus inches very quickly. and quickly david, i have to tell you, heat in the midwest, it is record-breaking. minneapolis today hit 96. they will stay in the 90s. legitimate heat wave for chicago, st. louis and kansas city. >> all right, tracking it all. ginger zee tonight.